Lone Peak students raise $35,000 to build schools in Mexico

Most students at Lone Peak High School don’t know what it’s like to go without education. But 20 juniors and seniors had their eyes opened to that reality after recently traveling to Mexico to build classrooms for impoverished children. The trip began when Lone Peak’s annual student service project — dubbed “Gold Rush” — raised […]

13 vacation destinations Mormons love

Quality family time is important to members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. And if family game night is becoming mundane, why not take your quality time on the road? Here are 13 popular travel destinations with special significance to members of the Church. 1. Upstate New York Distance from Utah Valley: 2,023 […]

UV crime: 17-year-old charged with murder, cougar stoned, sex offender found in Mexico

Draper girl charged in cop shooting This week Utah County prosecutors charged Meagan Dakota Grunwald, 17, with more than a dozen felonies, including aggravated murder, in the shooting death of Utah County Sheriff’s Sgt. Cory Wride. She won’t face the death penalty because she’s under 18. Prosecutors say Grunwald was behind the wheel when Jose […]